Professor Gill Reeves
BSc MSc PhD
Professor of Statistical Epidemiology
Gillian Reeves is Professor of Statistical Epidemiology at the Cancer Epidemiology Unit. She trained originally as a statistician and completed a PhD in statistics before becoming interested in epidemiology. Her main research interests are the roles of hormonal and other risk factors in the development of female cancers. She is particularly interested in risk factors and patterns of survival for molecular subtypes of breast cancer.
Gillian is co-principal investigator of the Million Women Study, a very large UK cohort study of women’s health, and sits on the steering committee for several international collaborations including the Collaborative Group on Hormonal Factors in Breast Cancer, the Endogenous Hormones and Breast Cancer Collaborative Group, and the Collaborative Group on Epidemiological Studies of Ovarian Cancer.
Screen-detected and interval colorectal cancers in England: Associations with lifestyle and other factors in women in a large UK prospective cohort.
Blanks R. et al, (2019), Int J Cancer
Accelerometer compared with questionnaire measures of physical activity in relation to body size and composition: a large cross-sectional analysis of UK Biobank.
Guo W. et al, (2019), BMJ Open, 9
Diet and risk of glioma: combined analysis of three large prospective studies in the UK and USA.
Kuan AS. et al, (2019), Neuro Oncol
Association of ten gastrointestinal and other medical conditions with positivity to faecal occult blood testing in routine screening: a large prospective study of women in England.
He E. et al, (2019), Int J Epidemiol
Alcohol drinking patterns and liver cirrhosis risk: analysis of the prospective UK Million Women Study.
Simpson RF. et al, (2019), Lancet Public Health, 4, e41 - e48